Wilkes Medical Scholars Program

Medical Program Overview

The Wilkes Medical Scholars Program is a highly selective, early admission program into The Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine for students who have a strong desire to pursue a career in medicine. Students receive a B.A. or B.S. degree from the Wilkes Honors College in Jupiter and the M.D. degree from FAU’s College of Medicine in Boca Raton in seven or eight years.

Admission is open to highly qualified incoming Wilkes Honors College freshman students.Those accepted into the Wilkes Medical Scholars Program are offered conditional admission to the College of Medicine. Students must successfully complete the program requirements and achieve a minimum qualifying MCAT score.



Minimum Requirements for Entrance: Fall 2018  (Subject to Change)

• SAT score of 1490 or a minimum ACT composite of 33
• Weighted high school GPA of at least 4.30
• Medical Pipelines online secondary application (found on the MedPipeline webpage)
• Résumé and letter of recommendation from a counselor or high school teacher emailed to medicalpipelines@fau.edu.
• Highly recommended but not required—experience with patient interaction
• U.S. citizen or permanent resident status
Admitted to FAU and the Wilkes Honors College before January 12th; EXTENDED to FEBRUARY 7th.
• Medical Pipelines Application deadline is January 12th ; EXTENDED to FEBRUARY 7th.

For further information, check the Additional Program Details, or contact medicalpipelines@fau.edu.

  Contact Us:
Phone: 561.799.8646
Fax: 561.799.8533
E-mail: hcadmissions@fau.edu
Mail: Office of Admissions,
5353 Parkside Drive,
Jupiter, FL 33458

How to Apply:

Please follow the link to the MedPipeline webpage where you can access the required secondary application for the MedPipeline program(s).
Remember: You must be admitted to FAU & Wilkes Honors College before the deadline January 12, 2018; EXTENDED to FEBRUARY 7th.

Last Modified 1/18/18